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Accident Report Detail

Accident: 14548044 - Employee Injured In Fall Through Roof Opening

Accident: 14548044 -- Report ID: 1050210 -- Event Date: 10/23/1984
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1527122410/23/19841711Dh Plumbing And Heating Inc
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1527120810/23/19841541Gamel Homes Inc
InspectionOpen DateSICEstablishment Name
1527121610/23/19841541Gerry Zeek Constractor Inc

Employee #1 was on the roof deck, removing a plywood form covering a hole in the roof so that work could continue. He slipped on the icy deck and fell through the hole, striking against metal scaffolding. This slowed his fall, and helped to prevent Employee #1 from suffering more serious injuries.

Keywords: work rules, roof opening, roof, roof decking, struck against, construction, fall, fall protection, slippery surface

Employee Details
Employee # Inspection Age Sex Degree Nature Occupation
1 15271224 Occupation Not Listed
2 15271208 Occupation Not Listed
3 15271216 Hospitalized injury Bruise/Contus/Abras Carpenters

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